3 June 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price Realised GBP 25,625
TOULOUSE-LAUTREC, HENRI DE (1864-1901)
LA TROUPE DE MADEMOISELLE EGLANTINE
lithograph in colours, 1896, condition A-; backed on linen
24 x 31½in. (61 x 80cm.)
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Commissioned by Jane Avril, who is pictured on the left, this poster depicts four dancers performing a variation of the can-can at the London Palace Theatre. The names of the dancers are visible at the lower left of the poster.
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